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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Farmers' Almanac
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Sick of Winter?

Sick of Winter?

Around mid-winter, we like to check in with everyone to see how they are holding up – how are you liking winter so far?

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Almanac’s “Shovelry” Forecast Proves Accurate In New England

Almanac’s “Shovelry” Forecast Proves Accurate In New England

We called it! See how snowfall totals are rising and records are falling in the Northeast.

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What Is An Alberta Clipper?

What Is An Alberta Clipper?

No, it’s not a barber or a ship! Learn more about this powerful weather system that comes sweeping down the Plains.

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Six More Weeks Of Winter? What Does The Almanac Say?

Six More Weeks Of Winter? What Does The Almanac Say?

Forget groundhogs! What does the Almanac predict for the remainder of winter?

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What’s so great about winter?

What’s so great about winter?

Are you a winter hater or lover? Check out our top reasons to enjoy this cold season.

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Let It Snow!

Let It Snow!

Sunday marks the beginning of winter. Am I one of the few who is looking forward to it?

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Will The Weather Outside Be Frightful? Get Our Christmas Forecast

Will The Weather Outside Be Frightful? Get Our Christmas Forecast

Are you dreaming of a white Christmas this year? Find out what we’re predicting in your area!

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Ski and Board Report For Winter 2015

Ski and Board Report For Winter 2015

What do the conditions look like for this winter’s skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiling?

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What Does The Persimmon Lady Say About Winter 2015?

What Does The Persimmon Lady Say About Winter 2015?

Traditional lore is that persimmon seeds can predict the winter weather to come. What do this year’s seeds tell us? Read on!

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If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1910, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.